Truck Routes & Commercial Vehicles

The City of Chilliwack Highway and Traffic Bylaw regulates truck traffic on city roadways.

The Bylaw states:   No person shall operate a motor vehicle with a gross vehicle weight exceeding 10,000kg on any highway other than a highway designated as a City truck route as set out in Schedule 6 of this Bylaw.

The Bylaw shall not apply to:

(a) an emergency vehicle;

(b) a motor vehicle while on a local service call, where the site cannot be reached except by travelling on a portion of highway not designated as a City truck route;

(c) a motor vehicle lawfully engaged in highway construction or maintenance, including travelling to or from the work site, where the site cannot be reached except by travelling on a portion of highway not designated as a City truck route; or

(d) a motor vehicle owned or operated by any municipal, provincial or federal government.

For more information:

Click on TRUCK ROUTE for map

Click on SECTION 6 to view Chilliwack roads designated as Municipal Truck Routes

Click BYLAW to view the current Highway and Traffic Bylaw 

Be Truck Aware tips and videos for passenger vehicle drivers and commercial truck drivers

Attachments
Description Date File Size
Section 6 2013-02-07 248KB
Truck Route Map 2013-02-07 172KB